Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

7th Annual Raptor Run 5k

April 13, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm UTC+0

Raptor Run!  Look for The Bird Conservancy of the Rockies booth at this event hosted by Barr Lake State Park.

Registration is required.  Click here for sign-up page.

For the past 6 years, Friends of Barr Lake has hosted the Raptor Run 5K at Barr Lake State Park. It is a favorite race for local runners, as well as runners who come to the area for just this event. If you haven’t joined us in the past, now is the time! The course runs through the beautiful natural setting of Barr Lake State Park. See the details of the 7th annual race below.

PLEASE NOTE: Because the course goes in part through the nature preserve, dogs are not permitted to run in the race.

 

To get photos of you crossing the finish line, go to https://www.christinehumphreysphotography.com/.

 

Details

Date:
April 13, 2019
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm UTC+0
Event Category:
View Event Website

Organizer

Barr Lake State Park
Phone:
(303) 655-1495
Email:
dnr_barrlake.naturecenter@state.co.us
View Organizer Website

Venue

Barr Lake Nature Center
13401 Picadilly Road
Brighton, CO 80603 United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
(303) 659-6005
View Venue Website

Recent Posts / View All Posts

Big Data for Bird Conservation

| IMBCR, Science | No Comments

GIS is an acronym that stands for Geographic Information Science, or Geographic Information System. This powerful technology enables Bird Conservancy Biologists to answer research questions, design scientific surveys, and measure the impacts of conservation projects on bird populations at a landscape scale.

Living on the Land

| Land Stewardship, Stewardship | No Comments

The past year of pandemic life has been a struggle for most us in many ways. For a field biologist who truly values time outdoors and in nature, the transition to telework and isolation is particularly impactful. But forced solitude leads to unexpected new perspectives, including a stronger connection to the land, nature, and community.

Recite Me, A New Accessibility Tool

| Uncategorized | No Comments

Diversity, inclusion, equity, and accessibility are essential to our work at Bird Conservancy of the Rockies. We are working to promote these principles at every level of our organization, including in our most public-facing communication tool – our website. We are therefore excited to launch the Recite Me toolbar on our website, which you can access on a desktop, laptop, and mobile device!

Beavers, Our Secret Superheroes

| Stewardship | No Comments

A chewed tree stump, an interwoven dam of sticks, logs, and mud, or a what might look like a pile of mud with branches and grasses are all signs you are in a beaver territory. And this territory is on its way to becoming a thriving part of our ecosystem!